2000) "The Skeptic and the Dogmatist
," Nous 34(4): 517-49.
And this is the major limitation of being a dogmatist
, since it prevents you from focusing on what the real problem is.
But, it was not known hitherto that arrogance and dogmatist
thinking has reached to such an extreme position, where they are not reluctant to use force to mute the independent voices, wherever they arise in the respected largest democracy.
With his emotional rhetoric, Erdogan comes across, like most of his Kemalist predecessors, as a dogmatist
who does not appreciate criticism.
A key example of this is found in the prologue to La agonia del cristianismo, where he contrasts the dogmatist
with the skeptic and (again, like his German counterpart) expresses a clear preference for the latter: "?
In his use of the collective memories of Christianity, he is both a dogmatist
and a mystic.
Of special interest is the chapter that explains "How to Non-Dogmatically Challenge Dogmatic Thinking," with its suggestion that it is not "what" a dogmatist
believes that is problematic; it is "how.
In the process, he shows how Deleuze evades criticism of being a speculative dogmatist
The smug sceptic is not really a sceptic at all, but rather a dogmatist
in disguise who "knows" it is unnecessary or futile to search.
All these characteristics indicate a commitment to reasoning rather than Rationality, and David Zarefsky emerges not as any kind of dogmatist
(Rationalist or otherwise) but as a reasonable person.
Is he a bigheaded, pig-headed dogmatist
, or a visionary who just wants to get across views about which he feels passionately?
In consequence, that Swiss dogmatist
Siegfried Giedion called his work 'irrational'.
Here the author meets with Victor-Levy Beaulieu (VLB in the Quebec writing community), a staunch separatist and dogmatist
The three essays in part 2, "Mind," again challenge the image of Johnson as the uncompromising dogmatist
Beyond the specific philosophical perspectives, in Chapter 3 Sanders presents a number of brief perspectives that could be taken on "ethical approaches to journalism," including the cynic, the public relations executive, the deontologist, the professional dogmatist
, and the lawyer.